Large files under ubuntu do not appear to work

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Fri Mar 27 07:09:54 UTC 2009


Mackenzie Morgan wrote:
> On Thursday 26 March 2009 11:54:06 pm Jan Claeys wrote:
>   
>> Op donderdag 26-03-2009 om 11:42 uur [tijdzone -0400], schreef Mackenzie
>> Morgan:
>>     
>>> Yep, its 10 mbit internet
>>>       
>> I hope you mean 10 Mbit/s, not 10 mbit/s...  ;)
>>     
>
> My connection is 10 mbit.  Though the last ISP I had, the sales people tried 
> to say 10 Mbit.  They didn't know there's a factor of 8 difference.  This is 
> like that Verizon Math: $0.002 and 0.002¢ are totally the same thing...right?
>
>   
For crying out loud it's MB/Mb megaBYTE and mb megabit. 10Mbit and 
10mbit are the same. It's 10Mbyte and 10Mbit that is different.




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